The Folly, Lady Empire (formerly Isaac Friend and Father Figure), Disco Risque

The Folly

Lady Empire (formerly Isaac Friend and Father Figure)

Disco Risque

Thu, March 23, 2017

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

The Camel

The Folly
The Folly
Richmond, Virginia based rock group with multi-genre influences.
Lady Empire (formerly Isaac Friend and Father Figure)
Lady Empire (formerly Isaac Friend and Father Figure)
Isaac Friend is a singer/songwriter and drummer from Richmond, VA.
He has played as a drummer with many artists and musicians over the years, spanning several genres-- from Bluegrass to Hip Hop. He currently plays drums for an alternative rock band "Akasha" from Richmond, VA in which he will also be singing harmony (and whistling).

Father Figure is his newest passion project. Expect rock, soul, and folk influences to shine through this four-piece band comprised of Richmond musicians with impressive resumes including Joe Vanderhoff, former guitarist for "Mind's I" and "Crossing the Event Horizon" and Ryan Tinsley, drummer for "Conditions."
Disco Risque
Disco Risque
From the depths of rock n’ roll, funk and dance music Hell comes Disco Risqué. Formed in early 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia, guitarist Charlie Murchie, drummer Robert Prescott and bassist John Bruner have spent their time together taking pieces of their souls, personalities and life experiences and manifesting them into notes and lyrics with one goal: To take over the world one sweaty, borderline psychotic music lover at a time. Since adding vocalist and trumpet player, Ryan Calonder, in early 2015 their music has taken on a warmth and soulful body that completes the sound they set out to achieve and a viciously captivating element to their live performances.
In the Fall of 2015 Disco Risqué released their debut self-titled double album recorded at The Sound Recording Studio in Charlottesville, Virginia. This ambitious release marks a milestone for the band and is, “The most important album to come out of Virginia in decades,” according to band manager Steve Lanza. The record pulls from influences all over the musical spectrum ranging from heavy metal riffs to espionage surfer tunes, catchy lyrical hooks, funky breaks and everything in-between.
Venue Information:
The Camel
1621 W. Broad Street
Richmond, VA, 23220
http://www.thecamel.org